Cubs History
September 7


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September 7, 1979
Cubs defeat the Phillies 4-3 on Barry Foote's walk-off RBI double in the 9th inning at Wrigley Field.

Cubs History-September 7



September 7
Happy Birthday to Mark Prior (Cubs, 2002-2006)

September 7, 1918
Game 3, World Series
A Cubs home game at Comiskey park for Game 3 of the World Series.
Carl Mays of the Red Sox allows just one run to the Cubs as the Red Sox defeat the Cubs 2-1.  Hippo Vaughn gets his 2nd loss of the Series despite giving up just 3 runs in 2 games.  Red Sox lead Series 2 games to 1.

September 7, 1934
Lon Warneke pitches a complete game and gets his 20th win of the season as the cubs defeat the Giants 4-2 at the Polo Grounds in New York.  

September 7, 1935
At Wrigley Field, Bill Lee pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Phillies in a 4-0 win. 

September 7, 1958 (GM1)
In Gm1 of a DH, the Cubs defeat the Giants 6-4.  Lee Walls 8th inning 3-run home run breaks a 3-3 tie.  Dick Drott's complete game 3-hitter in Gm2 gives the Cubs a 4-1 victory and a doubleheader sweep.  

September 7, 1964
At Wrigley Field, Ellis Burton homers twice and drives in 4 runs in a 10-9 loss to the Braves. 

September 7, 1970
In the 2nd game of a doubleheader at Three Rivers Stadium, Ron Santo homers twice as the Cubs defeat the Pirates 9-2.

September 7, 1974
At Wrigley Field, Bill Bonham scatters 10 Phillies hits in a complete game shutout as the Cubs defeat the Phillies and Steve Carlton 3-0. 

September 7, 1979
Cubs defeat the Phillies 4-3 on Barry Foote's walk-off RBI double in the 9th inning at Wrigley Field.

September 7, 1981
At Busch Stadium, Bobby Bonds hits 2 home runs and drives in 5 runs.  Bill Buckner gets 4 hits & Doug Bird pitches 3-hit complete game shutout as the Cubs defeat the Cardinals 10-0.

September 7, 1988
Cubs blow an 8-3 lead in the 9th inning, but Damon Berryhill wins it for the Cubs with a walk-off RBI single for a 9-8 Cubs victory at Wrigley Field.  Ryne Sandberg & Rafael Palmeiro each have 4 hits and Shawon Dunston homers for the Cubs.

September 7, 2003
At Miller Park, Randall Simon homers twice and drives in 5 runs in a 9-2 win over the Brewers. 

September 7, 2004
At Wrigley Field, Corey Patterson has 4 hits, 2 of them home runs as the Expos defeat the Cubs 7-6. 

September 7, 2009
At PNC Park, Derrek Lee homers twice as the Cubs defeat the Pirates 4-2. 

September 7, 2012
In Pittsburgh, the Cubs defeat the Pirates 12-2.  Starlin Castro goes 3 for
5 with a double, a run scored & 4 RBI. 

September 7, 2015
At Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Dan Haren pitches 7 shutout innings against his former team as the Cubs defeat the Cardinals 9-0.